|Date Posted:||Jan 31, 2010|
|Reference:||V# GND 010 January 31, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Feb 9, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Functional Area:||Public Relations|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||Fresh|
|Contract Duration:||Open Ended|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
About Counterpart International STEP:
Prepare contents on women and political issues for the Training Manual. The basic outline for the manual is attached for writerâ€™s reference. However, the writer has a free hand in including any topics that writer deem necessary and useful.
I.General recognition of political issues
II.The political rights of women
III.Public Outreach on political concepts and the political rights of women
a.Election concept in compliance with all Afghanistan laws
b.Vote - Election â€“ candidate
c.Challenges facing women during election and ways to address these challenges
d.What is the best election
e.Natural rights or human rights
f.Good policies for president
V.Provincial Council Election
a.Provincial Councils roles and responsibilitiesâ€“ Criteria for Provincial Council Elections
b.Women and Provincial Councils
VI.People participation in Election
b.Women participation in election and its importance
c.Ensuring the exercise of Political Rights in a transparent Election
VII.Women and Government
a.Importance of women engagement in decision makings and in executive power
b.Challenges facing women with executive authorities and ways to address these challenges
c.Importance of women participation in state external politics
VIII.Women and Judicial power
a.Importance of women participation in judicial power
b.Importance of women in ensuring the role of law
c.Importance of women in diminution of crimes
IX.Women and Civil Society
a.Women importance and role in Civil Society
b.Women solidarity and their political and social activities improvement
c.Woman and Civil immunities
d.Woman and Political Parties
e.Woman and Media
X.Woman and Parliament
a.Womenâ€™s importance and role in parliament.
b.Effective representation of woman in parliament.
c.Better election of representatives in parliament
Requires travel to provinces:
Duties & Responsibilities:
1.Develop and produce womenâ€™s political right training manual in relation to Islam, government and civil society to support womenâ€™s political participation in the country.
2.Give practical case study about how womenâ€™s right are practiced in Afghanistan
3.Participate in monthly meeting with Counterpart and CEEPs together to update about the process of the work
4.Prepare/submit draft of each chapter to Counterpart/CEEPs for comments and further suggestions
5.The content should be concise, understandable and comprehensive.
6.Some of the issues which need illustration through a picture, the writer should suggest the topic and set-up of the picture.
7.The information should be consistent with Afghan Laws i.e. Afghanistanâ€™s Constitutions and other laws.
8.Make sure the information is consistent with Afghan Laws and women issues are considered.
9.Consult with Counterpart STEP Team in the preparation of the contents of the manual after each chapter is prepared.
Masterâ€™s degree in Political Science (prefer)
5 â€“ 9 years of professional technical writing experience on political issues
Editorial / writing experience and proficiency in proofreading
Analyze skill, political issues towards women situation
Skill to analyze Afghan law